Wales’ super strike at Staines is goal of the season
PUBLISHED: 11:00 20 April 2015
Welch doubles up and commerical manager takes club award
St Albans City end of season awards
Commercial manager Tom Norman won the Wagstaffe Simmons award. Picture: Leigh Page
Joe Welch receiving the players' player award. Picture: Leigh Page
Steve Wales won goal of the season for his stunning winner at Staines Town. Picture: Leigh Page
Joe Welch won the player of the year award, voted for by the supporters. Picture: Leigh Page
Steve Wales superb winner against Staines Town is St Albans City’s goal of the season.
In just their third game of the season, the Saints trailed the Swans 2-0 before Wales and John Frendo hauled them back on level terms. Then, with the game delicately poised, Wales, on the right, smashed a looping volley over the goalkeeper to hand St Albans their first away win of the season.
Skip forward to 3:10 to see the goal in the video above.
Goalkeeper Joe Welch added the players’ player award to the player of the year title, voted for by the fans, to cap an impressive first year at the club.
The Wagstaffe Simmons award, presented to the person supporters think has done the most for the club over the season, went to Tom Norman, the club’s commercial manager.
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